CHAKWAL: The appointment letters of 1655 educators on Monday were distributed among the successful applicants and it is claimed that appointment was purely made on merits. Chairman Distt. Recruitment Committee/Deputy Commissioner Chakrwal Dr. Umar Jahangir told on this occasion that the appointment was made on the criteria adopted on the direction of Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif. Chairman Distt. Council Malik Aslam Dhulli,Vice Chairman Ch. Khursheed Baig MNA Begum Iffat Liaqat, Malik Naeem Asghar Awan, Chief Executive Education Authority Dr. Ghulam Murtaza and the successful candidates were present on this occasion and the function was held at Govt. Post Graduate College Chakwal. Chairman Aslam Dhulli urged the educators that they must prove practically that their appointments were made on merit and the promotion of education is only in the progress of the country. It is important that the recruitment was made throughout the distt. And it was pending from the last two months and finally the educators were appointed. There are hundreds of vacancies were lying within the govt. schools of the distt. From the last many years and there is a shortage of teachers.